PRODUCT MANAGER JOB AT The Civic Innovation Lab

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Full Time
  • Post Date: September 25, 2017
    Job Description

    The Civic Innovation Lab is a group of interdisciplinary imaginative personalities utilizing innovation. We are centered around bridling Creativity, Innovation, and Technology to fathom our most squeezing social and natural issues.

    JOB DESCRIPTION
    We are looking for an excellent product manager with the right mix of technical and business exposure to work with our startups in achieving their goals.
    The ideal person will be responsible for supporting 5 -10 different startups to build innovative civic solutions in an engaging, functional way, while ensuring that the quality level is maintained.
    The Product Manager will work creatively and pragmatically to conserve resources and engage the various startups’ potential audience (stakeholders).
    If you understand technology and business, we are interested in speaking with you.

    RESPONSIBILITIES
    *** To set the long-term vision and strategy for the startups’ products.
    *** To communicate strategy to all of the relevant participants and stakeholders.
    *** Provide leadership during product scoping and implementation phases.
    *** Support startups to launch quality products.
    *** Use evidence-based decision making to help startups perform better.
    *** Identify market opportunities with different teams and define product vision and strategy.
    *** Understand customer feedback for product requirements.
    *** Engage closely with the startups to help determine the best technical implementation methods as well as a reasonable implementation schedule.
    *** Strong motivational attitude to drive team

    KEY REQUIREMENTS
    *** Should have technical background as a current or former software/web developer.
    *** Experience building production ready software.
    *** Should also have solid understanding of business
    *** Must have proven track record of interfacing with customers
    *** 2 years minimum software project management experience
    *** Must have demonstrated ability to achieve strategic goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment.
    *** Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, UI, sales, customer support, finance or marketing.
    *** Ability to evolve product strategy based on research, data and industry trends.
    *** Excellent problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills.
    *** Must be resourceful.

    TO APPLY
    Applicants should send their Applications and CV’s to: [email protected]